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Canada. Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada

Site: Eastern and Northern Ontario

Service: Measurement Canada

Alternate Name Canada. Industry Canada ; OCR
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
Ottawa, ON
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Mailing Address Standards Building 
141 Tunney's Pasture Dr 
Ottawa, ON K1Y 1G9
Physical Access Not Applicable
Description and Services
Description (Service) Federal regulatory body concerned with measurement 
* Ensures accuracy in the selling of measured goods 
* Develops and enforces the laws related to measurement accuracy 
* Approves and inspects measuring devices 
* Investigates complaints of suspected inaccurate measurement (electricity or natural gas meters, firewood, propane tanks, clerk-served products, gas pumps, scales or other measuring devices)
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Eastern Ontario ; Northern Ontario
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call or visit the website for more information * visit File a measurement-related complaint to file a complaint online
Languages English ; French
Fees Service ; None - for filing a complaint
Service Categories Consumer Disclosure Laws ; Government Consumer Protection Agencies ; Utility Service Complaints ; Weights and Measures
Contact Information
Office Phone Toll Free 1-866-294-6572
Fax 613-969-3665
Other Details
Funding Federal ; Fees
Resources Website

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